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Scabs on tonsils

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White spots on tonsils, strep throat, tonsillitis, removal of tonsils

my almost 5 year old has white spote on her tonsils. she has bin fighting something for a while ... of her tonsils. what is the next step? ...
 

Is white spots on my swollen tonsils a sign of tonsillitis?

My 22 year old daughter has swollen tonsils and white spots on the tonsils. Her throat is very sore ... and vinegar, and is taking aspirin . Is this tonsilitis? What else can she do? Would an antibiotic help? ...
 

What causes swollen tonsils and polyp on tonsils?

Hi I really need advice I have had swollen tonsils for 4 months 4 lots of antibiotics then last lot did bring down tonsils but not the left one as there is a polyp on it, I will be having a operation ...
 

Can swollen tonsil lead to tonsil cancer?

I have one swollen tonsil , but it is not painful. All my blood work is normal, mono negative, etc. Could I still have tonsillar cancer? What else would cause this? ...
 

What causes tonsils to be swollen after tonsillitis treatment?

I'm a 43 year old female and in July I had my first bout of tonsillitis . It was determined to be tonsillitis/ cellulitis ( I couldn't open my mouth) and very infected on one side. I was given zithromax twice ...
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Is it tonsillitis ?

I have difficulty swallowing and when i lay on my bed my throat get tight, i feel like my adenoids are swollen and my nose is congested? What do you feel I should do?
 

Is this tonsillitis ?

Is this tonsillitis ? It seems that I have some sort of a growth on my left tonsil. Yesterday ... that only one tonsil is affected. Do you know maybe what it is? Here is the picture. http ...
 

Is it normal to have brown pus on tonsil?

I ve had white pus on my tonsil for a few days and today I saw that the pus is now a dark brown as well as white. The brown seems almost like a scab, but I can t tell. A rapid strep test was taken ...
 

Reason for red bumps on scabs after removal of tonsils

I had my tonsils removed a little ire a week ago and the scabs have started to fall off already and now there are red bumps on the scabs. Also I had I bloody nose today and in the very back of my throat ...
 

Tonsil and adenoid removal can you get gangrene?

If my 4 year old had a Tonsil and adenoid removal 6 days ago is a blackish spot normal to see amoung the yellow white scab? ...
 

Suggest treatment to cure coughing caused after removal of tonsils

Hi , I had my tonsils removed , adenoids and tissue removed on Tuesday the 24th. I have been in so much pain and the meds don t seem to help. My scabs are finally falling and I m able to talk better ...
 

What is the cause for swollen tonsils with white ulcers when on ibuprofen?

Hi. My tonsils are very swollen and have like white ulcers or scabs it looks like all over them. They ve been like this for 3 days and haven t improved. I have medicine from the doctor and I ve been ...
 

Overproduction of mucus after removal of tonsils and adenoids. Reason?

I got my tonsils and adenoids out 9 weeks ago. Ever since their removal, I have been having ... changed. I m still gagging on mass clumps of mucus multiple times a day, there are still scabs that I m ...
 

swollen tonsil

HI DR i sow in my left tonsil small swollen yesterday , but i do not have the health insurance, i am afraid what happen , please let me it is big problem? ...
 

Swollen tonsil

HI DR i saw in my left tonsil small swollen yesterday , but i do not have the health insurance, i am afraid what happen , please let me it is big problem? ...
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will saline nasal spray help tonsillitis symptoms?
Hi Dear Welcome to the board of Health care magic. Tonsillitis only can be treated with relevant antibiotics, decongestant. analgesic and antiinflammatory drugs. Saline nasal spray will help in only cleaning the nasal passasge of its scab. Thus helps in comfertable nasal breathing. Hope the query is answered Thanks
 
What does it mean when you have a swolen tonsil with a black blemish with white spots on it? Can someone answer asap please
Abscess in tonsil.
 
is it normal for there to be little holes in tonsils
Yes, these are normal and are called crypts in medical language.
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